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Does Your Business Need a New Look?

Does Your Business Need a New Look?

In today’s age of digital media and online shopping it is more vital than ever for high street stores to look appealing and welcoming in order to attract potential customers inside to increase sales. Ever since the emergence of online shopping, shops have slowly been on the decline and you simply cannot afford for your business to look worn out, old and unwelcoming as there is so much competition that will snap your customers away in a heartbeat. With this in mind perhaps it is time for a ne...

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Could an Orangery be the Perfect Home Extension?

Could an Orangery be the Perfect Home Extension?

If you are looking to extend/upgrade your home then an Orangery could be the answer you are looking for. Typically, homeowners always lent towards conservatories when extending their homes as they were great during the summer and created an eye-catching addition to any property as they are made almost entirely of glass. This is ideal for letting sunlight into your home and is perfect for relaxing with friends and family on a beautiful day. However, in recent years conservatories have started t...

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How to Clean Upvc Windows and Doors

How to Clean Upvc Windows and Doors

Upvc is the most popular material in the industry for windows, doors, conservatories etc. This is due to its cost-effective price, the fact it is basically maintenance free and when maintenance is required it is usually very simple. Its final popular benefit is that it has a very long lifespan. However, when cleaning Upvc there are some methods that work fantastically and other ways that can actually ruin the look of your window, so today we are going to look at both sides to ensure you do not...

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Deciding What Your Next Home Improvement Project Should Be

Deciding What Your Next Home Improvement Project Should Be

Choosing what area of your home to improve and what to spend your hard-earned money on is a big decision that should not be taken lightly. That is why we write blogs like this so you can make informed and smart decisions that will not only improve your life in the short-term but will also bring you great financial rewards in the future. When looking to improve your home you always have an idea of what you want to achieve and what benefits you want to receive from the money you spend. Main bene...

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What are Trickle Vents

What are Trickle Vents

Trickle Vents are a relatively new product in the market that are becoming increasingly popular as time goes by. So, what makes a trickle vent so desirable and what do they do? Today we going to take a closer look at them to help you see the benefits they could bring to your home. The Low Down Trickle vents are vents that sit at the top of a window or door which can be adjusted to allow more air to flow into your home. This is a great way to improve the overall ventilation of your property. Th...

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Help-To-Build Self-Build Mortgages Announced by the Government

Help-To-Build Self-Build Mortgages Announced by the Government

A new “help-to-build” Mortgage Scheme has been announced by the Government in the last week which is designed to help encourage people to build their own homes rather than buy existing ones. Included in this scheme is funding of £150 million to help kick-start the process. Take a look at a chunk of the press release issued by the government below: “New plans supported by over £150 million in new government funding will make it easier and more affordable for people to build their own ho...

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Is It Time You Extended Your Home?

Is It Time You Extended Your Home?

Extending your home has become all the rage nowadays. Extensions are an easier, cheaper and often faster option to get built when compared to moving home and upsizing your property. There are two main popular forms of extensions in the current market that every homeowner would love to have. These two are Orangeries and Conservatories. They are very similar but very different at the same time which gives them both unique benefits that can be tailored to any home. Below we are going to take look ...

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Great Ideas for Home Improvement Projects in Spring

Great Ideas for Home Improvement Projects in Spring

Spring is finally here, longer days, more hours of sunlight in the day and the weather is starting to take a turn for the better as summer edges closer. With this in mind everyone is starting to make plans for the summer months ahead with the likelihood that we can actually spend the summer with friends and families this year. It is an exciting period for everyone involved and therefore many people up and down the country are starting to plan and book in their home improvement projects for this...

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Showrooms Re-open

Showrooms Re-open

After months and months of waiting the time has come that showrooms and shops all over the country are finally allowed to re-open. It’s been a tough start to the year and hopefully this is the positive news that will allow us to get back to some sort of normality throughout the rest of the year. As always, we will need to be strict and follow the processes, guidelines and laws set out by the government to ensure that everyone is safe and the threat of infection is minimalized. The safety of ...

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Is Your Front Door Letting Cold Air into Your Home?

Is Your Front Door Letting Cold Air into Your Home?

Front doors bring so many benefits to your home, some more obvious than others but when they become old, damaged and outdated they can have a negative impact on your home and your wallet. Front doors create a stunning entrance to your home, increase security and make your home more energy efficient which will save you money in the future. However, doors can become dysfunctional for a number of reasons. Weathering can cause a door to crack and stiffen which will make opening the door harder and...

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Green Homes Grant Gets Cut

Green Homes Grant Gets Cut

We have spoken a lot in recent times about the Green Homes Grant and how this great idea has failed to live up to expectations leading to widespread confusion amongst businesses and clients alike. One of the main talking points was how clients and businesses could actually take advantage of the scheme with many businesses failing to receive the grant on time leaving them short of cash and deterring other companies from utilising it. There was also confusion from client’s perspectives as to h...

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Home Cleaning Hacks for Windows and Doors

Home Cleaning Hacks for Windows and Doors

When it comes to maintaining your windows, doors, conservatories, orangeries and other household items, there are a number of life hacks you can use to make sure you get the best results without breaking the bank. Take a look below at some helpful tips to keep your home looking brand-new. Vinegar Some of you may already know this but vinegar is actually a great cleaning product when mixed with hot water. It is fantastic for removing stains and shining up doors. It is the ideal cleaning agent f...

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A Word From Our Clients

A Word From Our Clients

We often write blogs about the products we sell and install as well as the latest trends that are happening within the industry. This week’s blog however, will be slightly different as we give our clients a chance to back up the things we write about such as great products and a quality service at a cost-effective price. It is all well and good us saying it but we know that you need proof in the pudding when choosing which installer will be used to improve your home. Take a look below at som...

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Have You Considered a Skylight?

Have You Considered a Skylight?

Skylights or Roof Lanterns are a fantastic product that can breathe life into any room. They will allow natural light to flood into your home and lift your mood whilst creating a stunning centrepiece that the whole family can enjoy. Typically, people used to stay away from this product as it was often assumed that they are expensive and awkward to install but that couldn’t be further from the truth. They are one of the best home improvement projects to complete if you’re not looking to spe...

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Why a Bi-folding Door Should be your Next Home Improvement Purchase

Why a Bi-folding Door Should be your Next Home Improvement Purchase

Bi-folding doors have been extremely popular in the home improvement industry ever since they were released a number of years ago. They have so many benefits and very little negatives making them a no-brainer when it comes to choosing them to improve your home. In this week’s blog, we are going to take a look at what makes them so popular and why so many homeowners are choosing them as the latest addition to their homes. What Benefits Does a Bi-folding Door Bring to my Home? Great looks and ...

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Does Your Business Need a New Look?

Does Your Business Need a New Look?

In today’s age of digital media and online shopping it is more vital than ever for high street stores to look appealing and welcoming in order to attract potential customers inside to increase sales. Ever since the emergence of online shopping, shops have slowly been on the decline and you simply cannot afford for your business to look worn out, old and unwelcoming as there is so much competition that will snap your customers away in a heartbeat. With this in mind perhaps it is time for a ne...

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Could an Orangery be the Perfect Home Extension?

Could an Orangery be the Perfect Home Extension?

If you are looking to extend/upgrade your home then an Orangery could be the answer you are looking for. Typically, homeowners always lent towards conservatories when extending their homes as they were great during the summer and created an eye-catching addition to any property as they are made almost entirely of glass. This is ideal for letting sunlight into your home and is perfect for relaxing with friends and family on a beautiful day. However, in recent years conservatories have started t...

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How to Clean Upvc Windows and Doors

How to Clean Upvc Windows and Doors

Upvc is the most popular material in the industry for windows, doors, conservatories etc. This is due to its cost-effective price, the fact it is basically maintenance free and when maintenance is required it is usually very simple. Its final popular benefit is that it has a very long lifespan. However, when cleaning Upvc there are some methods that work fantastically and other ways that can actually ruin the look of your window, so today we are going to look at both sides to ensure you do not...

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